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Welcome to Jones Crossroads ...

Jones Crossroads is located in Houston County.

The location of Jones Crossroads has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Jones Crossroads: Jones Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Jones Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Jones Crossroads.

Jones Crossroads is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Jones Crossroads lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Jones Crossroads (for example, toward Colquitt (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Jones Crossroads: (334)

Communities near Jones Crossroads ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Ashford   [Map]   2,144   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,122   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dothan   [Map]   68,202   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,592   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,683   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kinsey   [Map]   2,185   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jones Crossroads.

Communities Also Named Jones Crossroads ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Jones Crossroads: This one is located in Houston County and the other is located in Limestone County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 9 communities that are also named Jones Crossroads - they are located in Delaware, Georgia (2) and South Carolina (5).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jones Crossroads.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jones Crossroads. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jones Crossroads. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jones Crossroads.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jones Crossroads:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jones Crossroads ...

Looking for more information about Jones Crossroads? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Jones Crossroads? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Jones Crossroads, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Jones Crossroads.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Houston County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jones Crossroads. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jones Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jones Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jones Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2107, Longitude: -85.4847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jones Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jones Crossroads.

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